July 26, 2021 | 10:59
German-Vietnamese relations and joint projects, especially in infrastructure, energy, training, and climate change will receive a substantial boost.
June 18, 2021 | 10:00
On the back of sobering performances in the disbursement of public investment and official development assistance, the Ministry of Planning and Investment is currently working on a new draft decree that aims to simplify related regulations and speed up disbursement and, in turn, economic development.
June 11, 2021 | 19:15
Only 7.5 percent of official development assistance (ODA) and foreign loans have been disbursed since the beginning of the year according to the Ministry of Finance (MoF).
April 06, 2021 | 12:17
The project on building the route connecting Noi Bai-Lao Cai Highway with Ha Giang province was proposed to draw on official development assistance from South Korea.
December 24, 2020 | 09:00
The Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) was the first Vietnamese partner of the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA). Since the donor community resumed aid for Vietnam, the MPI has been the Vietnamese government’s focal point in official development assistance (ODA) mobilisation, utilisation, and management. As such, a close relationship between JICA and the MPI has been fostered since 1992.
December 03, 2020 | 09:36
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on December 2 ordered more efficient measures to overcome consequences caused by natural disasters and help affected residents return to their normal lives.
November 03, 2020 | 13:57
The prime minister has highlighted disbursing ODA as the main mission of ministries and localities in the final months of this year.
September 21, 2020 | 09:01
Ministers and leaders of People’s Committees of cities and provinces nationwide are required to remove difficulties and promote the disbursement of public investment as well as production, business and consumption.
September 10, 2020 | 11:00
For nearly three decades, Vietnam has made use of official development assistance from foreign partners, thereby accelerating socioeconomic development in areas like infrastructure, science and technology, and human resources.
August 04, 2020 | 11:56
Hanoi People’s Committee has requested approval to appraise the pre-feasibility report of Metro Line No.3. The construction is expected to start by 2021.
May 18, 2020 | 08:04
The construction of the first phase of Metro Line 5 in Ho Chi Minh City is expected to start in 2025 with the total investment of VND39 trillion ($1.7 billion).
February 26, 2020 | 14:38
Donald Lambert, principal private sector development specialist, Southeast Asia Department at ADB, provides three strategies for Vietnam's development goals.
July 18, 2019 | 12:37
Vietnam on July 17 shared its experience in integrating Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) into building plan and strategy for socio-economic development at the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC)’s High-level Segment.
July 06, 2019 | 10:47
The People’s Committee of Hanoi has proposed the municipal People’s Council add the urban railway project No 3 to the list of projects funded by official development assistance (ODA) and preferential loans from foreign donors.
October 10, 2018 | 15:26
Vietnam will no longer have access to the Asian Development Bank’s concessional lending from January 2019. Nguyen Minh Cuong, principal country economist at the ADB, told VIR’s Nguyen Thanh that the bank is co-operating with the Vietnamese government to speed up the disbursement of projects using its official development assistance in order to boost the country’s infrastructure development.